Articles tagged with: Oregon

11 June 2015

Two homes destroyed in Gorge wildfire near Biggs Junction

Posted in Regional

Biggs, Ore. – (KGW) Wildfire danger remains especially high and many parts of Oregon remain under a Red Flag Warning through 8 p.m. Friday. One of the worst fires so far started in an abandoned ho ...

10 June 2015

Two arrested after SWAT Team raid in Chiloquin

Posted in Local

Chiloquin, Ore. -- Two suspects are in jail following a SWAT Team raid at a house near Chiloquin. The raid began at around 11 a.m. Wednesday morning at a home in the 'Oregon Shores' area west of Ch ...

10 June 2015

Firefighters work to put out fire near Gold Beach

Posted in Local

Gold Beach, Ore. --- Firefighters are continuing to work to put out a number of lightning caused fires across the Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest on Wednesday.The largest of those is the four a ...

10 June 2015

Victims of sexual assault on college campuses in Oregon gain stronger protection

Posted in Regional, Politics

Ore. --- Victims of sexual assault on college campuses in Oregon now have stronger protections. Governor Kate Brown signed House Bill 34-76 today, June 10th, giving victims of sexual assault some of ...

10 June 2015

Uncut lawns could result in citation

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. --- With fire season off and running, you could be cited for not having your lawn cut. Ashland Fire and Rescue says weeds and grasses should be no more than four inches tall and kept s ...

10 June 2015

Oregon bill to make it easier to confiscate firearms from convicted domestic abusers

Posted in Regional, Politics

Ore. --- An Oregon bill is trying to make it easier for local law enforcement to confiscate firearms from convicted domestic abusers and people under restraining orders. The Oregon House voted 51 to ...

10 June 2015

Oregon to become first state to require health insurance to supply one year of birth control

Posted in Local

Ore. --- Governor Kate Brown will make Oregon the first state in the nation tomorrow, June 11th, to require health insurance companies to give a year's supply of birth control at the same time.Advoc ...

10 June 2015

Missing Wilsonville woman found safe

Posted in Regional

Updated (6/10 3p.m.) (KGW) A woman from Wilsonville who vanished in the Cannon Beach area has been found and she is safe and unharmed, police said. Linda Landre, 72, had vanished from the Cannon Be ...

10 June 2015

Albany 'skimming' suspect caught on camera

Posted in Regional

Albany, Ore. -- (KGW) A man police say could be responsible for $20,000 in ATM fraud was caught on camera at an Albany credit union. The man placed a credit card "skimming" device on the ATM outside ...

10 June 2015

On anniversary of Reynolds shooting, a call for gratefulness

Posted in Regional

Troutdale, Ore. -- (KGW) A year to the day after a student died, the classmate who shot him took his own life, and a teacher was wounded at Reynolds High School, the district is expressing its grati ...